It happened October 29, 2016, at the New York Press Club Foundation Conference on Journalism at New York University.Irene has covered many of the biggest court trials of the past 50 years..OJ to Gotti [New York mob figure].She ran up to me, gave me a huge hug and dragged me into the CBS reception, introducing me as "a CBSer" even though I'd been at the competition for years.) - ALEXANDRA BENNETT CANNADY, 7/11/16. I was a kid working at WCBS-AM in the late '80s and reading about the passing of Mike Ludlum left a knot in my throat. (cue flashback sequence) : Mike: Alexandra, you're never going to make it in this business. (I was devastated.) Mike: You don't smoke and you don't drink coffee.Two things you need to do to survive in this line of work. And seeing the photos of Art Athens and Gi Gi Birdas and Rona Landy -- WOW. Best, Alexandra rewitt, who was 68, died of cancer at his home in Manhattan on April 11, 2015.I appreciated being able to read the remembrances others had posted.) Thanks so much for providing your site as a resource and forum - even those of us who spent our careers 250 miles to the north remember many of the great people from WCBS.
Gotti doesn't like what you're reporting." Irene never backed down, and got a "wink" from Gotti at the conclusion of his final trial. These scholarships will assist the next generation of journalists, for whom Peter cared so deeply. " I did an online search, came across your site, and was devastated to learn of his illness and passing a few years ago.When I read the book many years ago, I remember thinking how wonderful it was that she specifically included him; he deserved it.I wasn't overly surprised, though, since a lot of bonds were formed during those years - and everyone loved Dick. I ran into her at a WH correspondent's dinner while she was still working with Rather, many years after we'd last seen each other.If there is nat sound in heaven - Lou will find it! I commute four days a week from my home in Milford, CT." --Bernard Gershon, former WCBS assistant news director - BOB VOSBURGH, 2/24/15. After my less-than-glamorous departure from Newsradio 88, I joined a small foodservice publication in Hackensack, NJ, then moved on to a national B2B trade pub, Supermarket News (at that time owned by Fairchild Publications of Women's Wear Daily fame), then left after 15 years there to assume my present position. I am glad to see you look great and am active with the others.He never did what we once called "stand-upers" without background audio, demonstrating, in the Edward R.